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  • Scholarship program now open for Victorian women

    Victorian Women’s Governance Scholarship program Monday 14 July 2014

    Women serving on boards of Victorian Government funded not-for-profit organisations can now apply for the 2015 Victorian Women’s Governance Scholarship program.

  • Nominations open to 2015 Honour Roll of Women

    2015 Victorian Honour Roll of Women Thursday 03 July 2014

    The Victorian Honour Roll of Women recognises and celebrates inspirational women who have lived or worked in Victoria who, through their field of work or endeavour, have made an exceptional contribution and generated long-term benefits for the local community, the state, nationally or internationally. Posthumous nominations and self nominations are accepted.

  • New funding for family violence

    Minister Wooldridge speaking at the VCOSS summit Friday 30 May 2014

    The Victorian Premier, Denis Napthine, today announced an additional $30 million to protect and support women and children at risk of family violence.

  • Increased support for women and children experiencing violence

    Sunday 04 May 2014

    A program that brings together family violence services, police, corrections and courts to keep women and children safe will be expanded thanks to new Victorian Government funding announced by the Minister for Community Services, Mary Wooldridge.

  • Honouring Victoria's outstanding women

    Honour roll of women 2014 Thursday 06 March 2014

    Premier Denis Napthine and Minister for Women's Affairs Heidi Victoria join forces to honour another 20 of the state's most outstanding women, inducting them onto the Victorian Honour Roll of Women in a ceremony in Melbourne this week.

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New funding for family violence

The Victorian Premier, Denis Napthine, today announced an additional $30 million to protect and support women and children at risk of family violence.

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